Category Archives: The Arts

Pippi Longstocking’s Creator, Astrid Lindgren

Other than the benefits of parental love, I cannot think of anything more valuable to a child than to fall in love with a book, or a character in the book, or the book’s author. Love of the author will … Continue reading

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Scientism, Secular Humanism, Hubris

I am ever more troubled by the hubris displayed by politicians, government officials, academicians (who, for the most part, conspicuously carry the label “intellectual”) and, more recently, barons of large financial institutions, both public and private. I assert this hubris … Continue reading

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